Payback time! Will Trump and conservatives crush their foes?

Summary: Op-eds about the Trump administration discuss people and policy, as if Washington were run by Vulcans. They seldom mention the desires for revenge and to crush their foes. What role will these motives play in the actions of Team Trump? Much of the Left's hysteria is fear that he will to do treat them … Continue reading Payback time! Will Trump and conservatives crush their foes?

Why the Left loses: we see their vision of a new America

Summary: Left and right are engaged in a never-ending struggle not just for control of America's politics, but for its soul. Since 1980 the Right has been winning, slowly rolling back the essential aspects of the New Deal. Today we have another chapter explaining why the Left loses. Their weakness is self-inflicted. Let's hope they … Continue reading Why the Left loses: we see their vision of a new America

A tale of New America: a billionaire plays with his employees & shareholders

Summary:  Today we have second of three tales of New America, about a billionaire playing with his toy: Sears. Its employees, vendors, and shareholders will suffer if his mad theories destroy the company. Nothing that happens will affect his family's lifestyle for a dozen generations. These are bad versions of the Gilded Age's tycoons. . … Continue reading A tale of New America: a billionaire plays with his employees & shareholders